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The latest wood and timber related features, pieces, news and updates from Annular

2022

Ferme du Rail – Grand Huit

A remarkable experiment marries permacultural urban farming principles with timber and straw construction.

2022

Super-Horizontal

RSH+P give Scotland’s Macallan whisky distillery centre a hi-tech timber shell makeover

2022

Wood for well-being

A new wave of Maggie’s buildings highlight timber’s warmth and healing qualities.

Originally in Zuschnitt. A Design with Care/Annular piece.

2022

Chrystel Lebas

Tranquility: Lebas’s old growth redwood immersive photography installation at the Wellcome Institute

(Coming soon)    

2022

Rawlam from the North

CITA’s Tom Svilans on the joint Copenhagen and Aarhus robotics research 

(Coming soon)

2022

Building with Hardwood

dRMM’s Jonas Lencer reviews a timely book arriving in the midst of the growth in engineered hardwood’s popularity. Authored by Konrad Merz, Anne Niemann, and Stephan Torno – Detail Books.

2021

The return of Iceland’s forests

Back from oblivion, the north Atlantic islands forests are growing again

In Unstructured 10

2021

New nature at Rye Harbour

Rye Harbour Discovery Centre by Edinburgh’s Simpson & Brown   

In Unstructured 10

2021

Helen & Hard’s Finance Park

Timber’s Alpine Silicon Valley comes to Stavanger: Helen & Hard’s Finance Park

Featured in the new Annular Unstructured

2021

Lukas Imhof

Ash Gastronomy: Lukas Imhof’s engineered ash Ekkharthof Community Centre

Featured in the new Annular Unstructured

2021

Timbatec

Vorsprung Durch TimbatecStefan Zöllig, Timbatec and their TS3.0 start up

Featured in the new Annular Unstructured

2021

Herman Blumer

Mr Techno-timber: Hermann Blumer, engineer-craftsman

Featured in the new Annular Unstructured

2021

Blumer Lehmann

Avant-timber manufacturer’s Blumer Lehmann: Free-form with a Swiss accent

Featured in the new Annular Unstructured

2021

Maggie Leeds, Thomas Heatherwick

Maggie’s Inside Out: Heatherwicks’ Leeds cancer care centre weaves together nature and craft

Featured in the new Annular Unstructured

2021

Cambridge Mosque

Free-form timber calligraphy – the Cambridge Mosque of Marks Barfield

Featured in the new Annular Unstructured

2021

Biel Wood School/Hardwood research

Ashes to Beech: Biel wood school and the forty year story of Swiss engineered hardwood’s emergence

Featured in the new Annular Unstructured

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